Motorcyclist in fair condition after crash
LITTLE FALLS — A motorcyclist who was injured when he lost control of his motorcycle Saturday on Great River Road south of Little Falls was reported in fair condition Monday at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Ronald Peterson, 59, Watertown, S.D., was riding a 2005 Yamaha V-Star motorcycle north on Great River Road. The Morrison County Sheriff’s Department reported Peterson failed to negotiate a corner near 95th Street and lost control of his motorcycle.
Peterson, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown from the motorcycle. The Morrison County Sheriff’s Department reported alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
The sheriff’s office was assisted at the scene by the Minnesota State Patrol, Royalton Police Department and Gold Cross Ambulance.